Lög-dæmaOld Norse Dictionary - lög-dæma
Meaning of Old Norse word "lög-dæma" (or lǫg-dæma) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- lög-dæma (lǫg-dæma)
- ð, to adjudge by law, D. N.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, lög-dæma may be more accurately written as lǫg-dæma.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚴ-ᛏᛅᛘᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- D. N.
- Diplomatarium Norvagicum. (J. II.)